It was a wolf howling at the full moon.
"Now for the wolf!" he said to himself.
He watched the wolf disappear into the tall grass.
Your wolf loves me.
You got your wish to see me as a wolf and survived.
Somewhere in the cold outdoors, a wolf howled.
About two hundred yards away a lone wolf stood poised for flight, watching them cautiously.
"This is just the place for that wolf," he thought.
They feared that the wolf was upon him; but he wished only to get his gun.
I might not see you until the Wolf Moon Festival.
Maybe you should take off that wolf costume and show him how it's done.
Jackson wore a wide grin as Elisabeth said, I don't know what I will do about the Wolf Moon Festival.
The wolf crouched, gnashed her teeth, and again rose and bounded forward, followed at the distance of a couple of feet by all the borzois, who did not get any closer to her.
It's the wolf, I'm sure!
There is a chili I love called Wolf Brand chili.
The wolf turned to him and yawned.
He expected the wolf to come his way any moment.
Jackson worried Elisabeth would miss her family, but she assured him that Christmas was not nearly as important as The Wolf Moon.
I have no control over what I do during the full moon, and after, have no memory of my time as a wolf, so I can't answer that.
Yes, you have a right to see me in wolf form.
One day word came that a savage wolf had been seen in the forest.
How did the wolf thing go?
You are the most beautiful wolf!
Every year, the full moon in January is the Wolf Moon and there is a three day festival that all werewolves attend… kind of our high holiday.
Suddenly I felt my bed shake, and a wolf seemed to spring on me and snarl in my face.
His novels, for the most part published first in London, reflect his wild adventurous life, the best known being The Son of the Wolf (1900); The Call of the Wild (1903); Moon Face (1906); Martin Eden (1909); South Sea Tales (1912), and his last, The Little Lady of the Big House (1916).
At the margin, if I buy a can of Wolf Brand chili, I make $8.
The wolf looked up at them, then lay on the floor with her head on Jackson's chest, whimpering.
After the cry of the hounds came the deep tones of the wolf call from Daniel's hunting horn; the pack joined the first three hounds and they could be heard in full cry, with that peculiar lift in the note that indicates that they are after a wolf.
It was after 11:00 by the time Dean struggled around the last turn and reached the summit of Wolf Creek Pass.
He tried to visualize her morphing into a wolf, writhing in pain as she transformed, foaming at the mouth, snarling.
He wanted to say, you're scaring me now more than as a wolf, but thought better of it.
She nudged him with her nose then licked his face, her demeanor shifting to the gentle wolf he knew.
Miriam leaned in with a furrowed brow, whispering, "You've seen her in wolf form?"
The wolf licked her muzzle then approached Sarah and sat in front of her staring.
She placed it on the ground and watched Jack wolf down the rest.
A long, yellowish young borzoi, one Nicholas did not know, from another leash, rushed impetuously at the wolf from in front and almost knocked her over.
The trouble is, my ranch has been a safe haven and even headquarters for the wolf population around here.
Sniffing the air, the wolf turned to him, and then trotted to the bars.
Yeah, well I'm just a wolf.
Is it painful when you turn into a wolf?
I want to see you as a wolf.
After showering and dressing, Jackson picked up the wolf's head from the bed.
Elisabeth, in wolf form, stood scratching at the door, whimpering.
Werner asked me to lead it when Fred Alan Wolf introduced me to him at the Ritz Hotel in Paris in 1974, when we were writing Space-Time and Beyond with Bob Toben.
He finally broke the silence, "So, are you some kind of wolf royalty?"
I thought I would go as the big bad wolf, if you'll be my little red riding hood?
He carried the sleeping wolf upstairs, placed her on the bed, and then pulled a chair up to wait.
They stood or lay not seeing the wolf or understanding the situation.
The reddish Lyubim rushed forward from behind Milka, sprang impetuously at the wolf, and seized it by its hindquarters, but immediately jumped aside in terror.
Nicholas could already see not far in front of him the wood where the wolf would certainly escape should she reach it.
The wolf finally decided they were no threat and turned his back on them, trotting away across the vast grassland.
He laughed, "Well, I'm sitting on the sofa petting a beautiful wolf who is sleeping in my lap."
She's a ruling wolf or something; doesn't smell like a dog.
He walked to the drawing room with the wolf close behind.
The wolf was dead.
The others fanned out, and she suddenly felt like a lamb surrounded by a wolf pack trying to decide what to do with her.
That's why the other ranchers want to kill off the wolf?
Hmm… will you want to kill me when you're a wolf?
This was not a mangy or vicious creature standing before him, but a breathtakingly beautiful, gigantic wolf.
But the wolf jumped up more quickly than anyone could have expected and, gnashing her teeth, flew at the yellowish borzoi, which, with a piercing yelp, fell with its head on the ground, bleeding from a gash in its side.
The wolf's were Elisabeth's, and he felt the familiar jolt he always had from her.
He opened the door and slowly approached the sofa, then sat at the end, a little away from the wolf's head.
The wolf's heartbeat matched the rhythm of Elisabeth's.
It's Elisabeth, everything about her except she's a wolf.
You know, you were much more agreeable as a wolf.
When he donned the wolf's head, she slapped her hands to the sides of her face in mock horror.
Jackson realized that she couldn't know what Elisabeth looked like as a wolf.
I feel a different connection with you as a wolf.
She put it in front of Elisabeth, and with some effort, the wolf rose to drink from it.
Elisabeth let out a fierce growl and morphed into a wolf.
Can you turn into a wolf whenever you want?
Then he'll turn into the big bad wolf.
The chestnut covers considerable areas in Prigord, Limousin and Beam; resinotis trees (firs, pines, larches, &c.) form fine forests in the Vosges and The indigenous fauna include the bear, now very rare but still found in the Alps and Pyrenees, the wolf, harbouring chiefly in the Cvennes and Vosges, but in continually decreasing areas; the fox, marten, badger, weasel, otter, the beaver in the extreme south of the Rhne valley, and in the Alps the marmot; the red deer and roe deer are preserved in many of the forests, and the wild boar is found in several districts; the chamois and wild goat survive in the Pyrenees and Alps.
One of these, Prothylacinus, is regarded as the forerunner of the marsupial wolf of Tasmania.
There are some porcupines, red foxes, minks and martens, but the moose, wolf and lynx are practically extinct.
Wolves are more numerous, though only in the mountainous districts; the flocks are protected against them by large white sheep-dogs, who have some wolf blood in them.
A small wolf, the loup-renard of de Bougainville, is extinct, the last having been seen about 1875 on the West Falkland.
How far totemism, or belief in deified animal ancestors, existed in prehistoric Israel, as evidenced by the tribal names Simeon (hyena, wolf), Caleb (dog), IIamor (ass), Rahel (ewe) and Leah (wild cow), as well as by the laws respecting clean and unclean animals, is too intricate and speculative a problem to be discussed here.
In North America there is a second distinct smaller species, called the coyote or prairie-wolf (Canis latrans), and perhaps the Japanese wolf (C. hodophylax) may be distinct, although, except for its smaller size and shorter legs, it is scarcely distinguishable from the common species.
The wolf enters the N.W.
corner of India, but in the peninsula is replaced by the more jackal-like C. pallipes, which is probably a member of the jackal group, and not a wolf at all.
The ordinary colour of the wolf is yellowish or fulvous grey, but almost pure white and entirely black wolves are known.
The history of the wolf in the British Isles, and its gradual extirpation, has been thoroughly investigated by Mr J.
In Scotland, as might be supposed from the nature of the country, the wolf maintained its hold for a much longer period.
It was burned down by the Wolf of Badenoch in 1390.
Wolf, Menasseh ben Israel's Mission to Cromwell, p. lxxv.).
Finally the city of London - not only as the converted champion of religious liberty but as the convinced apologist of the Jews - sent Baron Lionel de Rothschild to knock at the door of the unconverted House of Commons as parliamentary representative of the first city in the world " (Wolf, loc. cit.).
Wolf, Wilhelm Maurenbrecher (Berlin, 1893).
Wolf, Geschichte der Astronomie, p. 87; S.
The more important of the carnivores which haunt the forests, valleys and mountain slopes are the bear (Ursus arctos), wolf, lynx, wild cat and fox (Vulpes melanotus).
The earlier of these works were illustrated by Mrs Gould, and the figures in them are fairly good; but those in the later, except when (as he occasionally did) he secured the services of Mr Wolf, are not so much to be commended.
The publication of the Zoological Sketches of Joseph Wolf, from animals in the gardens of the Zoological Society of London, was Wolf.
Wolf's Oesterreich unter Maria Theresia, Josef II.
Huber, Muller, and Ferdinand Wolf are among the leading authorities in the history and literature of the Cid.
Wolf (1892) and Hans Meier (1907); in the case of Peru we still largely depend upon Paz Soldan's Atlas geografica (1865-1867) and A.
There is one circumstance, however, which seems to mark a difference between the two animals: the eye of the dog of every country and species has a circular pupil, but the position or form of the pupil is oblique in the wolf.
During the absence from home of his owner the wolf was sent to a menagerie, but pined for his master and would scarcely take any food for a considerable time.
At the end of eighteen months his master returned, and, the moment his voice was heard, the wolf recognized him and lavished on him the most affectionate caresses.
A still longer separation followed, but the wolf again remembered his old associate and showed great affection upon his return.
Such an association proves that there is very little difference between the dog and the wolf in recognition of man as an object of affection and veneration.
C. Brooke succeeded in training his wolf so well that it was no uncommon sight to see the latter following his master like a dog.
The wolf did not like strangers, however, and was very shy in their presence.
The Eskimo dog has been regarded as nothing more than a reclaimed wolf, and the Eskimo are stated to maintain the size and strength of their dogs by crossing them with wolves.
The domestic dogs of some North American Indian tribes closely resemble the coyote; the black wolfdog of Florida resembles the black wolf of the same region; the sheepdogs of Europe and Asia resemble the wolves of those countries, whilst the pariah dog of India is closely similar to the Indian wolf.
Like a wolf, it howls but does not bark.
The sheepdogs and collies are still further removed from the wolf type, and have the tip of the ear pendent.
In 1785 White and Mrs Buchan published a Divine Dictionary, but the sect broke up on the death of its founder in spite of White's attempts 1 In August 1908, during some excavations at Dunkeld, remains were found which are supposed to be those of Alexander Stewart, the "wolf of Badenoch."
The coyote or small wolf, here and there the grey wolf, the fox and the mountain lion (panther) occur.
c. 3, p. 31; Wolf, Bibliotheca hebraica, i.
Clothed in skins, like the troglodytes of the Weser, they make use of the same implements in bone and stone, eat carnivorous animals - the wolf included - and cherish the same superstitions (of which those regarding the teeth of the bear are perhaps the most characteristic) as were current among the StonePeriod inhabitants of W.
The reindeer, arctic fox (Canis lagopus), hare, wolf, lemming (Myodes obensis), collar lemming (Cuniculus torquatus) and two species of voles (Arvicolae) are the most common on land.
The bear, badger, wolverine, polecat, ermine, common weasel, otter, wolf, fox, lynx, mole, hedgehog, common shrew, water-shrew and lesser shrew (Sorex vulgaris, S.
Wolf, Geschichte der Astronomic, passim; Houzeau, Bibliographie astronomique (ii.
Among the German we may mention Wolf and his followers, as well as Mendelssohn, J.
Wolf, Literarische Analecten, i.
When suddenly confronted in a situation where immediate escape is impossible, the fox, like the wolf, will not hesitate to resort to the death-feigning instinct.
concolor); three species of the Canidae, the South American wolf (C. jubatus), and two small jackals (C. brasiliensis and C. vetulus); and a few species of the Mustelina including two of the otter, two Galictis and one Mephitis.
In the porch of the church is the most interesting of the extant old tombs, namely, the recumbent effigy of Alexander Stewart, the Wolf of Badenoch (1 3431405; the inscription refers his death to 1394, but this is said to be an error).
Wolf, Geschichte der Astronomie; J.
Wolf likewise gives selections from Silva's various compositions.
Other animals fairly numerous are the spotted hyena, long-eared fox, jackal, aard wolf, red lynx, wild cat, wild dog and wart hog.
See Lucien Wolf, "The First English Jew," Trans.
Cystotaenia coenurus, intestine of dog and wolf, larva (a coenurus, fig.
Echinococcifer echinococcus, a minute form with only three to five proglottides, in dog, wolf, jackal.
granted it to his son Alexander Stewart, 1st earl of Buchan (1343-1405), the "Wolf of Badenoch."
Down to this time he had never made any pretensions to literary skill or talent, but on being approached by the Century Magazine with a request for some articles he undertook the work in order to keep the wolf from the door.
ATAULPHUS (the Latinized form of the Gothic Ataulf, "Father-wolf," from atta, father, and vulfs, wolf; mod.
Wolf, from animals in the London Zoological Society's Gardens.
DAYTON, a city and the county-seat of Montgomery county, Ohio, U.S.A., at the confluence of Wolf Creek, Stillwater river and Mad river with the Great Miami, 57 m.
Bears are no longer numerous; the panther and the ounce are met with; the wild hog, hyaena, wolf and fox are by no means rare; jackals and gazelles are very common.
The philological analysis of Wolf and his successors had raised doubts as to the very existence of Homer, and at one time the main current of scholarly opinion had set strongly in the direction of the belief that the Iliad and the Odyssey were in reality but latter-day collections of divers recitals that had been handed down by word of mouth from one generation to another of bards through ages of illiteracy.
Seven-tenths of a cubic metre of animal bones were found: deer, bear, wolf, raccoon, opossum, beaver, buffalo, elk, turkey, woodchuck, tortoise and hog; all contemporary with man's occupancy.
Coyotes or prairie wolves (of which there is a local sub-species, Canis nebracensis texensis), grey wolves, prairie dogs (gophers), and jack rabbits are common on the plains; less common are the grey wolf or lobo (Canis griseus) and the timber wolf; and there are several species of foxes, including the swift.
of Naples bestowed the city on Niccolo Acciajuoli; but it was shortly afterwards captured, after a six months' siege, by the king of Hungary, who transferred it to Conrad the Wolf.
At Hamburg he got some money and letters of recommendation from the Hebraist Wolf, and took ship to Amsterdam.
The porcupine is common, but the Canada pine marten or American sable, fisher, and red fox are rare, and the black bear and grey wolf are found only in small numbers.
Of animals still found may be mentioned baboons and monkeys, the leopard, red lynx (Felis caracal), spotted hyena, aard wolf, wild cat, long-eared fox, jackals of various kinds, the dassie or rock rabbit, the scaly anteater, the ant bear (aardvaark), the mongoose and the spring haas, a rodent of the jerboa family.
Staffordshire, the diorites of Warwickshire, the phonolite of the Wolf Rock (to which he first directed attention), the pitchstones of Arran and the altered igneous rocks near the Land's End were investigated and described by him during the years1869-1879in the Quarterly Journal of the Geological Society and in the Geological Magazine.
There, too, the grey (or timber) wolf and the coyote are found.
27, 1887) Wolf, Theories cosmogoniques (1886).
The last wolf was destroyed there in the 18th century.
Wolf, Geschichte der Astronomie, p. 779, &c. (A.
Protestant England took alarm at the proceedings of a queen who associated herself so closely with the doings of "the grim wolf with privy paw."
Wolf (1759-1824), whose Prolegomena to Homer appeared in 1795.
Wolf, who in 1783 was appointed professor of education by Zedlitz, the minister of Frederick the Great.
Wolf and his illustrious pupil, Wilhelm von Humboldt.
Wolf, Geschichte der Astronomie, p. 517.
Wolf, Ber., 1906, 39, p. 689), CH2(000C2H5)2 =2C 2 H 4 +2H 2 0+C 3 0 2.
FENRIR, or Fenris, in Scandinavian mythology, a waterdemon in the shape of a huge wolf.
The jaguar and puma have found their way into the United States, while the wolf, coyote, bear and beaver have gone far southward on the plateau, and the buffalo was once found in large numbers on its more favoured northern plains.
Aside from its origin, the fauna of Mexico includes at least five species of monkey, the jaguar, puma, ocelot (Felis pardalis), wolf, coyote, lynx, badger, otter (Lutra felina), beaver, muskrat, bear, raccoon (Procyon), coati (Nasua), tapir, two species of peccary (Dicotyles torquatus and D.
section of the state was originally a favourite hunting-ground of the Indians, for here in abundance were the moose, caribou, deer, wolf, bear, lynx, otter, beaver, fox, sable, mink, musk-rat, porcupine, wood-chuck, ruffed grouse and pigeon.
These were rapidly reduced in number by the white man, the wild pigeons are extinct, and the moose, caribou, bear, wolf, lynx and beaver have become rare, but, under the protection of laws enacted during the latter part of the 19th century, deer and ruffed grouse are again quite plentiful.
==Wolf== Both Zeus and Apollo were associated with the wolf by the Greeks; but it is not clear that this implies a previous cult of the wolf.
The Thlinkits had a god, Khanukh, whose name means "wolf," and worshipped a wolf-headed image.
Wolf, Geschichte der Astronomie (Munich, 1877); J.
Ranging from Canada in the north to Guatemala in the south, and chiefly frequenting the open plains on both sides of the chain of the Rocky Mountains, the coyote, under all its various local phases, is a smaller animal than the true wolf, and may apparently be regarded as the New World representative of the jackals, or perhaps, like the Indian wolf (C. pallipes), as a type intermediate between wolves and jackals.
In addition to its inferior size, the coyote is also shorter in the leg than the wolf, and carries a more luxuriant coat of hair.
When a jack-rabbit starts up before them, one of the coyotes bounds away in pursuit while the other squats on his haunches and waits his turn, knowing full well that the hare prefers to run in a circle, and will soon come round again, when the second wolf takes up the chase and the other rests in his turn..
It was detected by Max Wolf at Heidelberg on plates exposed on Sept.
The grizzly bear, cougar, coyote, prairie dog and antelope are still found in several of the Western states, and the grey wolf is common in the West and in northern Minnesota, \Visconsin and Michigan.
The large or timber wolf is found in the wooded districts of all the provinces, and on the plains there is also a smaller wolf called the coyote.
This seems to have involved a human sacrifice, and a feast in which the man who received the portion of a human victim was changed to a wolf, as Lycaon had been after sacrificing a child.
Lucien Wolf has shown that the English translations of the Bible aroused so much interest in the Jews that there was a widespread desire to know more about them.
On the death of the "Wolf of Badenoch" the earldom of Buchan passed to his brother Robert, duke of Albany, also earl of Fife and earl of Menteith, but these earldoms were forfeited on the execution of his son Murdoch in 1425, the earldom of Buchan again, however, coming to the house of Stewart in the person of James, second son of Sir James Stewart, the black knight of Lorn, by Joan or Joanna, widow of King James I.
It became the prison at various periods of Robert II.; of Alexander Stuart, earl of Buchan, "the Wolf of Badenoch"; Archibald, earl of Douglas (1429); Patrick Graham, archbishop of St Andrews (who died, still in bondage, on St Serf's Island in 1478), and of Mary, queen of Scots.
5) says that his grand-parents were Christian captives from Sadagolthina in Cappadocia, who had been carried off to the lands beyond the Danube in the Gothic raid of 264, and became so naturalized that the boy received a Gothic name, Wulfila (Little Wolf).
C. Wolf, Historia Bogomitorum (Wittenberg, 1712); "Slovo svyatago Kozmyi na eretiki," in Kukuljevic Sakcinski, Arkiv zapovyestnicu jugoslavensku, vol.
Besides the anthropomorphic " giants, " mentioned above, Northern mythology speaks also of theriomorphic demons, the chief of which were Midgar6sormr, the " worldserpent," and Fenrisulfr, a monster wolf, the enemies of Thor and Odin respectively.
A day was to come when Odin and Thor would fall in conflict with the wolf and the world-serpent, when the abode of the gods would be destroyed by fire and the earth sink into the sea.
The following are rare: wild ass; beaver, said to have been observed on the Euphrates; wolf, among others a variety of black wolf (Canis lycaon), said to be found in the plains; lion, said to roam as far as the Khabur.
by the river Oxus, called Virkana, or "Wolf's Land," in Old Persian.
He says of it that it is not Scythian, but has Scythian customs. Every member of it, being a wizard, becomes a wolf once a year.
24 (see Wolf, Gesch.
Wolf, Geschichte der Astronomie (Munich, 1877).
Wolf von Glanvell, Dolomitenfiihrer (1898).
DoG WoLF.-See Wolf, below.
Besides the wolf proper a large number of prairie or dog wolves from America and Asia are used for cheaper rugs.
In size they are less than half that of a large wolf and are of a motley sandy colour.
The wooded hills are well stocked with deer, and a stray wolf occasionally finds its way from the forests of the Ardennes into those of the Hunsriick.
The brown bear continues to haunt the forests of the south, but is becoming rarer; the wolf, the wild boar, and the fox are most common throughout the great plain, as also the hare and several species of Arvicola.
Spencer, has versified the tale of Llewelyn, king of Wales, leaving Gelert and the baby prince at home, returning to find Gelert stained with,the blood of a wolf, and killing the hound because he thought his child was slain.
Wolf, Prolegomena ad Homerum, section 43 (1859 edition); H.
It is the "golden eagle" of Bruce's Travels, and has been beautifully figured by Joseph Wolf in E.
All are observed frequencies, derived after Wolf's method; maxima and minima are in heavy type.
Wolf and A.
Wolf and Wolfer have, however, aimed persistently at securing a definite standard, and there are several reasons for believing that the change of unit has been in the auroral rather than the sun-spot frequency.
On the 3rd of November there was a free fight in the House; it arose from a quarrel between Dr Lueger and the Christian Socialists on the one side (for the Christian Socialists had supported the government since the confirmation of Lueger as burgomaster) and the German Nationalists under Herr Wolf, a German from Bohemia, the violence of whose language had already caused Badeni to challenge him to a duel.
The Nationalists therefore stormed the platform, and the president and ministers had to fly into their private rooms to escape personal violence, until the Czechs came to their rescue, and by superiority in numbers and physical strength severely punished Herr Wolf and his friends.
The next day Herr Wolf was treated in the same manner.
Wolf, Geschichtliche Bilder aus Osterreich (2 vols., Vienna, 1878-1880), and Osterreich unter Maria Theresia, Joseph II.
Wolf, Industrial Trenton (Wilmington, Del., 1900); F.
In a few ances this may have come about by the emphasizing of a ly primitive trait; as when the wolf Ophois, in consonance I the predatory nature of that animal, developed into a of war.
In the prehistoric " kitchenmiddens " (kj okkenmodding) and elsewhere, however, vestiges are found which prove that the urochs, the wild boar, the beaver, the bear and the wolf all existed subsequently to the arrival of man.
Wolf, in his "Astronomische Mittheilungen," No.
The bear, wolf and beaver, once common, have long ceased to be, the last wolf having been killed, it is said, in 1680 by Sir Ewen Cameron of Lochiel.
The new prince of Scotland, John (an unlucky name, later changed to Robert), was a faineant: the king's second son, Robert, earl of Fife (later first duke of Albany), was a man of energy and ambition, while the character of the third, Alexander, is expressed in his sobriquet, " The Wolf of Badenoch."
Under his nominal rule, the Celts of the north and west, in 1385, became troublesome, while Robert's son, the Wolf of Badenoch, who was justiciary, with his own wild sons, rather fanned than extinguished the flames.
The animals chiefly hunted were the gazelle, ibex, oryx, stag, wild ox, wild sheep, hare and porcupine; also the ostrich for its plumes, and the fox, jackal, wolf, hyaena and leopard for their skins, or as enemies of the farm-yard.
The drainage basin of the Guayas, according to Theodor Wolf, covers an area of 14,000 sq.
Wolf, Geografia y geologia del Ecuador, publicada por orden del Supremo Gobierno de la Republica (Leipzig, 1892); W.
Wolf, Geografia y geologia del Ecuador (Leipzig, 1892); A.
Wolfgang or, as he was familiarly called, Wolf von Goethe, was by far the more gifted of the two brothers, and his gloomy destiny by so much the more tragic. A sensitive and highly imaginative boy, he was the favourite of his grandfather, who made him his constant companion.
Wolf Goethe (Weimar, 1889) is a sympathetic appreciation by Otto Mejer, formerly president of the Lutheran consistory in Hanover.
Gerstenbergk, Ottilie von Goethe and ihre Sohne Walther and Wolf (Stuttgart, 1901), and the article on Maximilian Wolfgang von Goethe by Max F.
The most important wild animals are the hyena, wolf (now comparatively rare), fox and jackal.
The Indian wolf has a dingy reddish-white fur, some of the hairs being tipped with black.
Three distinct varieties, the white, the red and the black wolf, are found in the Tibetan Himalayas.
The striped hyaena (Hyaena striata) is common, being found wherever the wolf is absent.
Like the wolf, it is very destructive both to the flocks and to children.
Wolf, Zur Geschichte der Juden in Worms (Breslau, 1862); Nover, Das alte and neue Worms (Worms, 1895).
Wolf first rejected them.
435; monographs by Stephan Wolf (Czernowitz, 1879), H.
All these birds are beautifully figured in Elliot's Monograph of the Phasianidae, from drawings by Wolf.
Lewis's prairie dog, the cottontail rabbit, the coyote, the grey wolf and the kit fox are all animals of the plains.
The wild animals include bear, boar, chamois, fallow red and roe deer, gazelle, hyena, ibex, jackal, leopard, lynx, moufflon, panther, wild sheep and wolf.
The question whether writing was known in the time of Homer was raised in antiquity, and has been debated with especial eagerness ever since the appearance of Wolf's Prolegomena.
This latter kind of evidence is much more considerable now than it was in Wolf's time.
Wolf 3 appeared a few years after Villoison's publication, and was founded in great measure upon the fresh and abundant materials which it furnished.
Wolf shows how the question of the date of writing meets us on the 1 See the chapter in Cobet's Miscellanea critica, pp. 225-239.
The appeal of Wolf to the " voice of all antiquity " is by no means borne out by the different statements on the subject.
Hence the account of Diogenes is quite irreconcilable with the notices on which Wolf relied.
With regard to the statements which attribute some work in connexion with Homer to Peisistratus, it was noticed by Wolf that Cicero, Pausanias and the others who mention the matter do so nearly in the same words, and, therefore, appear to have drawn from a common source.
The effect of Wolf's Prolegomena was so overwhelming that, although a few protests were made at the time, the true Homeric controversy did not begin till after Wolf's death (1824).
In the earlier part of his Meletemata (1830) he took up the question of written or unwritten literature, on which Wolf's whole argument turned, and showed that the art of writing must be anterior to Peisistratus.
Wolf had argued that if the cyclic writers had known the Iliad and Odyssey which we possess, they would have imitated the unity of structure which distinguishes these two poems. The result of Welcker's labours was to show that the Homeric poems had influenced both the form and the substance of epic poetry.
Muller, for instance, maintained the view of Wolf on this point, while he strenuously combated the inference which Wolf drew from it.
The Prolegomena bore on the title-page the words " Volumen I."; but no second volume ever appeared, nor was any attempt made by Wolf himself to carry his theory further.
The art with which these threads are woven together was recognized by Wolf himself, who admitted the difficulty of applying his theory to the " admirabilis summa et compages " of the poem.
" Ce qui a fait naitre la theorie des chants ` lyrico-epiques ' ou des cantilenes, c'est le systeme de Wolf sur les poemes homeriques, et de Lachmann sur les Nibelungen.
The chief modern critical editions are those of Wolf (Halle, 1 7941 795; Leipzig, 1804-1807), Spitzner (Gotha, 1832-1836), Bekker (Berlin, 1843; Bonn, 1858), La Roche (Odyssey, 1867-1868; Iliad, 1873-1876, both at Leipzig); Ludwich (Odyssey, Leipzig, 1889-1891; Iliad, 2 vols., 1901 and 1907); W.
Although Wolf at once perceived the value of the Venetian Scholia on the Iliad, the first scholar who thoroughly explored them was C. Lehrs (De Aristarchi studiis Homericis, Konigsberg, 1833; 2nd ed., Leipzig, 1865).
The literature of the " Homeric Question " begins practically with Wolf's Prolegomena (Halle, 1795).
Dindorf's Homer in the Teubner series (1855-1856); Friedlander, Die homerische Kritik von Wolf bis Grote (Berlin, 1853); Nutzhorn, Die Entstehungsweise der homerischen Gedichte, mit Vorwort von J.
The dingo is a stoutly-built, rather short-legged, sandy-coloured dog, intermediate in size between a jackal and a wolf, and measuring about 51 in.
Bison no longer roam the plains, and the elk has been driven out; but among the larger mammals still to be found in certain districts are the deer, prong-horn (in small numbers), puma, coyote, timber wolf, lynx (Lynx rufus and Lynx Canadensis) and the black and grizzly bear.
Thus Hugh the Wolf was placed in Chester (Caer), Roger de Montgomery at Shrewsbury and William FitzOsbern at Hereford.
Just as the emperor is kami, and provincial officers of rank, so also mountains, rivers, the sea, thunder, winds, and even animals like the tiger, wolf or fox, are all kami.7 The spirits of the dead also become kami, of varying character and position; some reside in the temples built in their honour; some hover near their tombs; but they are constantly active, mingling in the vast multitude of agencies which makes every event in the universe, in the language of Motowori (1730-1801), the act of the Kami.
His Platon's Leben and Schriften (1816) was the first of those critical inquiries into the life and works of Plato which originated in the Introductions of Schleiermacher and the historical scepticism of Niebuhr and Wolf.
Here also he dipped into divers stores of learning, notably classics under Wolf.
2) says that Lycaon sacrificed a child to Zeus on the altar on mount Lycaeus, and immediately after the sacrifice was turned into a wolf.
This gave rise to the story that a man was turned into a wolf at each annual sacrifice to Zeus Lycaeus, but recovered his human form if he abstained from human flesh for ten years.
According to Weizsacker, he was an old Pelasgian or pre-Hellenic god, to whom human sacrifice was offered, bearing a non-Hellenic name similar to XLKo, whence the story originated of his metamorphosis into a wolf.
Robertson Smith considers the sacrifices offered to the wolf-Zeus in Arcadia to have been originally cannibal feasts of a wolf-tribe, who recognized the wolf as their totem.
Meyer, the belief that Zeus Lycaeus accepted human sacrifice in the form of a wolf was the origin of the myth that Lycaon, the founder of his cult, became a wolf, i.e.
Another explanation is that the place of the sacred wolf once worshipped in Arcadia was taken in cult by Zeus Lycaeus, and in popular tradition by Lycaon, the ancestor of the Arcadians, who was supposed to have been punished for his insulting treatment of Zeus.
Wolf in 1910.
Wolf's translation of the Short Treatise appeared in 1910; previous translations were unscholarly in execution.
Wolf in the "Life" prefixed to his translation of the Short Treatise (1910), and the greater part of it also in the second edition of Sir Frederick Pollock's Spinoza (1899).
Among large animals, the common bear and the wolf have been greatly reduced in numbers even within later historic times.
Wolf, of the male Struthio camelus; J.
Among the wild animals are the lion, tiger, leopard, lynx, brown bear, hyena, hog, badger, porcupine, pole-cat, weasel, marten, wolf, jackal, fox, hare, wild ass, wild sheep, wild cat, mountaingoat, gazelle and deer.
The fauna of the Tibetan Himalaya is essentially European or rather that of the northern half of the old continent, which region has by zoologists been termed Palaearctic. Among the characteristic animals may be named the yak, from which is reared a cross breed with the ordinary horned cattle of India, many wild sheep, and two antelopes, as well as the musk-deer; several hares and some burrowing animals, including pikas (Lagomys) and two or three species of marmot; certain arctic forms of carnivora - fox, wolf, lynx, ounce, marten and ermine; also wild asses.
Relation Of Surface-Tension To Temperature It appears from the experiments of Brunner and of Wolf on the ascent of water in tubes that at the temperature t° centigrade T =75.20 (I -0.00187t) (Brunner); =76 08 (i-o o02t-Po ooOo0415t 2), for a tube .02346cm.diameter (Wolf); = 77.34(1 -o oo181t), for a tube 03098 cm.
Wolf that at ordinary temperatures the latent heat of extension of the surface of water is dynamically equivalent to about half the mechanical work done in producing the surface-extension.
The tradition that Romulus and Remus were suckled by a wolf has been explained by the suggestion that Larentia was called lupa ("courtesan," literally "she-wolf") on account of her immoral character (Livy i.
In Senegal this species is replaced by C. anthus, while in Egypt occurs the much larger C. lupaster, commonly known as the Egyptian wolf.
Nearly allied to the last is the so-called Indian wolf (C. pallipes).
The latter offers a cannibal-meal to the disguised God, who turns him into a wolf for his sins; and the later Arcadian ritual in honour of this God betrays a hint of lycanthropy; some one who partook of the sacrifice or who swam across a certain lake was supposed to be transformed into a wolf for a certain time.4 Robertson Smith 5 was the first to propose that we have here the traces of an ancient totemistic sacrifice of a wolf-clan, who offered the " theanthropic " animal " the man-wolf " to the wolf-God.
The totemistic theory in its application to Greek religion cannot be here discussed; but we may note that there is no hint in the story that the wolf was offered to Zeus and that the name AvKaios could not originally have designated the " wolf "-God: for from the stem Xveo- we should get the adjective XvKEGOS, not XvKacos; the latter is better derived from a word such as XvKn = " light," and may allude to the God of the clear sky; in fact the wolf, which was a necessary animal in the ritual and legend of Apollo AuKeIOS, may have strayed casually into association with Zeus AvKaios, attracted by a false etymology.
See also Briefe von Hoffmann von Fallersleben and Moritz Haupt an Ferdinand Wolf (1874); J.
Wolf, Geschichte der Astronomie, p. 709; J.
The grey wolf is common; it is the basal stock of the Alaskan sledge-dog.
The species resembles a wolf in size, and is greyish-brown in colour, marked with indistinct longitudinal stripes of a darker hue, while the legs are transversely striped.
The black bear, wolf, catamount, wolverine, wild cat, fox, beaver, racoon, marten, sable, woodchuck, skunk, otter, mink, rabbit and squirrel are also found.
The forests are the home of several kinds of monkeys, including the chimpanzee in the Aruwimi region; the lion, leopard, wild hog, wolf, hyena, jackal, the python and other snakes, and particularly of the elephant.
borealis) of Scandinavia, Russia, From a drawing by Wolf in Elliot's European Lynx.
Leopards, both spotted and black, are numerous and often of great size; hyaenas are found everywhere and are hardy and fierce; the lynx, wolf, wild dog and jackal are also common.
and Wolf Baudissin, articles " Astarte " and " Atargatis " in Herzog-Hauck's Realencyklopadie fur protestantische Theologie; for the Greek, articles in Roscher's Lexikon and Pauly-Wissowa's Realencyclopadie; L.
The first change was introduced by Matthew Bassaraba, prince of Walachia (1633-54), and by Basil the Wolf, prince of Moldavia (1634-53).
Matthias repulsed his powerful rival, Basil the Wolf, the voivode of Moldavia and his Tatar and Cossack allies.
But Prince Basil the Wolf (Vasilie Lupul), an Albanian, who succeeded in 1634, showed great ability, and for twenty years maintained his position on the Moldavian throne.
In 1632 Evstratie the Logofet (logothete) also translated a Pravild from the Greek, which remains in MS. In 1646 appeared the Pravilei aleasa, or " Selected Code," compiled, no doubt, by Evstratie and published with the authority .of the then reigning Prince Vasile Lupul (Basil the Wolf), hence known as the Code of Vasile.
Wolf and B.
generally referred to AuKOS ("wolf") and explained as he who keeps away the wolves from the flock (cf.
The consecration of the wolf to Apollo is probably the relic of an ancient totemistic religion (Farnell, Cults, i.
These woodlands are haunted by the tiger, panther, bear, wolf and wild boar in considerable numbers.
On this collection see Wolf von Glanvell, Die Kanonessammlung des Kardinals Deusdedit (Paderborn, 1905).
Thus beasts of forest (the "five wild beasts of venery") were the hart, the hind, the hare, the boar and the wolf.
Wolf, apparently uncertain, carries the " Maranon or Amazon " to the Peruvian frontier of Brazil at Tabatinga.
There is but little known of a trustworthy character regarding this river, but Wolf says that it is probably navigable up to the junction of the Paute with the Zamora.
The Wolf river is its most important tributary, joining it from the N., in its upper course.
The last bear was killed in the Harz in 1705, and the last lynx in 1817, and since that time the wolf too has become extinct; but deer, foxes, wild cats and badgers are still found in the forests.
In the higher mountainous parts animal life is more abundant, the typical forms being the wild yak, the kulan or wild ass, the arkhari or wild sheep, the orongo and other antelopes, the marmot, wolf, hare partridge and bear.
As if upon the impulse of this transaction, Disraeli opened the next session of parliament with a bill to confer upon the queen the title of empress of India - a measure which offended 2 For a detailed, if somewhat controversial, account of this affair, see Lucien Wolf's article in The Times of December 26, 1905, and Mr Greenwood's letters on the subject.
But in the mode of detecting these swarming bodies, a typical change was made on the 22nd of December 1891, Max Wolf.
when Dr Max Wolf of Heidelberg photographically captured No.
Wolf, Geschichte der A stronomie (1876); Handbuch der A stronomie (1890-1892); W.
Wolf, Geschichte der Astronomic, p. 480.
Fauna and Flora.-Of wild animals the most characteristic are the black bear, puma, prairie wolf, timber wolf, fox, deer, antelope, squirrel, rabbit and prairie dog.
Mongan king of Dalriada in the 7th century is stated to have passed after death into various shapes - a wolf, a stag, a salmon, a seal, a swan.
Wolf, Geschichte der Astronomie.
Spencer explains these by the theory that the remembered ancestor of a stock had, as savages often have, an animal name, as Bear, Wolf, Coyote, or what not.
In time his descendants came to forget that the name was a mere name, and were misled into the opinion that they were children of a real coyote, wolf or bear.
He calls his own child Dawn or Cloud, his own name is Sitting Bull or Running Wolf, and he is not tempted to explain his great-grandfather's name of Bright Sun or Lively Raccoon on the hypothesis that the ancestor really was a raccoon or the sun.
The mother of Apollo, according to Aelian, had the misfortune to be changed into a wolf.
His great opponent (for the eternal dualism comes in) is Khanukh, who is a wolf, and the ancestor or totem of the wolf-race of men as Yehl is of the raven.
Among the Papagos, on the eastern side of the Gulf of California, the coyote or prairie wolf is the creative hero and chief supernatural being.
As a humming-bird, Huitzilopochtli led the Aztecs to a new home, as a wolf led the Hirpini, and as a woodpecker led the Sabines.
Pasht, the cat, was the god of Bubastis; Apis, the bull, of Memphis; Hapi, the wolf, of Sioot; Ba, the goat, of Mendes.
Afterwards Osiris returned from the shades, and (in the form of a wolf) urged his son Horus to revenge him on Typhon.
His names, Abeios, AvKnyevs ' s, were connected by antiquity with the wolf, by most modern writers with the light.
Wolf and J.
Hofer, Histoire de l'astronomie (Paris, 1846), pp. 1 -90; in Rudolf Wolf, Geschichte der Astronomic (Munich, 1877), ch.
Wolf, Geschichte der Astronomie, p. 526; Wochenschrift fur Astronomic, xvii.
A lodge was called a vendita (sale), members saluted each other as buoni cugini (good cousins), God was the "Grand Master of the Universe," Christ the "Honorary Grand Master," also known as "the Lamb," and every Carbonaro was pledged to deliver the Lamb from the Wolf, i.e.
The coyote is still so common even in the east as to be a nuisance to the farmer; in 1907 a bounty law was in force which provided for the payment of a state bounty of $5, on every grey wolf, $1.25 on every coyote and $1 on every lynx (wild cat).
Wolf, Beobachtungen des Zodiacallichtes (1850-52); Brorsen Ueber den Gegenschein des Zodiacallichts (1855) and in Schumacher, 998; J.
The dingo or dog of the latter is wanting; and the Tasmanian devil and tiger, or wolf, are peculiar to the island.
The marsupial tiger or Tasmanian wolf (Thylacinus cynocephalus), 5 ft.
The two oldest churches date from the reign of Stephen the Great (1458-1504); perhaps the finest, however, are the 17thcentury metropolitan, St Spiridion and Trei Erarchi, the last a curious example of Byzantine art, erected in 1639 or 1640 by Basil the Wolf, and adorned with countless gilded carvings on its outer walls and twin towers.
In 1643 the first printed book published in Moldavia was issued from a press established by Basil the Wolf.
He applied to the Nibelungenlied the method which Friedrich August Wolf had used to resolve the Iliad and Odyssey into their elements.
ii.; Lucien Wolf, Menasseh ben Israel's Mission to Oliver Cromwell, with a reprint of the English pamphlets (London, P901); H.
The wolf, fox, lynx (" wildcat "), otter, mink and beaver have become rare.
Wolf, Geschichte der Astronomie, p. 67; Delambre, Hist.
Somewhere out on the range a lone wolf called, its eerie howl reminding the intruding humans that they had not yet won.
Are you telling me you turn into a wolf at the full moon, and you can kill vampires?
Hmmâ€¦ will you want to kill me when you're a wolf?
Maybe the wolf you will be as enamored by me as the human you.
Every year, the full moon in January is the Wolf Moon and there is a three day festival that all werewolves attendâ€¦ kind of our high holiday.
Wolf Blass recommend buffalo burgers with spicy tomato relish.
Who's afraid Of The Big Bad wolf Who's afraid of the big bad wolf Big bad wolf, big bad wolf?
Crest: on a wreath argent and or, a wolf's head erased sable holding a rose leafed and slipped proper.
Can't find any wolf's bane around the house?
The wolf is a ravenous beast, and thirsts for blood.
bestiaryration of a wolf from Konrad Gesner's 16th century encyclopedic Historiae Animalium, one of the first bestiaries.
The Ethiopian wolf (Canis simensis) is the rarest canid in the world.
Size and spacing of puncture wounds match wolf canines.
It is no exaggeration to say that wolf packs are feeding the carnivores and scavengers in Yellowstone.
cleaveeast, it is supposed to be a wolf, but it has cloven hooves.
A bit of a wolf in sheep's clothing, the Gibson.
Martin Wolf is associate editor and chief economics commentator at the Financial Times.
cryr Blair has cried wolf a number of times in the past few years.
demonizems our governments have cried wolf many times, demonizing this group or that petty tyrant every other year.
FLAMBOROUGH, WOLF and GRAMPUS) put in commission to protect the trade at Jamaica from the daily depredations of the Spanish guarda costas.
Each farm was matched with a similar farm nearby without wolf depredation.
devoured by the wolf.
domesticated from the wolf.
Some artists evoke images of warm sun drenched beaches; Wolf draws a picture of gray windswept coastlines.
They sound like a herd of wild elk running from the wolf pack at two in the morning.
esquire's helmet, a wolf's head.
evaluation summary: ' ' What's the time Mr Wolf?
famished wolf went crazy, burrowing, Munching, slurping deep into the horse Till only its rump was showing.
How does the shape of a mountain remind you of a wolf's fang?
Buffon got four successive generations from the wolf and dog, and the mongrels were perfectly fertile together.
fond of a phrase that says, ' always shoot the wolf on the sled first ' .
Tx date: 28 Jan 1993, Channel 4 Time Signs (the Turning Wheel) Wolf Valley, dating pottery fragments.
The deadly sin of Pride is most insidious when it wears the garb of humility, like a wolf in sheep's clothing.
Other highlights were the Aldabra Tortoises, the Wolf Snake and the very beautiful endemic geckos.
America's Philo Vance had the strange gentility of Wimsey while Nero Wolf sounded more predatory.
gnawing marks on the bison's jaw are either from wolf or hyena, probably the former.
And then they looked behind them and they saw the wolf and the wolf gobbled them up.
Crest: A wolf's head erased sable collared vair holding in the mouth a rose gules.
St Edmund's head, left, lies between the (now headless) wolf's paws.
The Priests of most have little hierarchy, unless the totem animal is strongly hierarchical such as the wolf.
I pressed myself flat on the sledge until whoosh -- The wolf leaped over me and sank its jaws Into my horse's hindquarters.
In 1878 Cheyennes under Dull Knife and Little Wolf left their reservation in Oklahoma and headed north to their former tribal homeland.
hoof least, it is supposed to be a wolf, but it has cloven hooves.
howling wolf his shouts break out, through the forest.
Whereupon the old wolf sat down, pointed nose at the moon, and broke out the long wolf howl.
howl of a wolf in the wild.
However, the Malamute is a domesticated dog and is not a wolf hybrid.
inspired by the likes of Muddy Waters, Little Walter, Howlin ' Wolf and also Wilson Pickett.
WOLF - The Wolverhampton online learning framework - a system to support learning accessible through the university intranet.
But how much of the wolf's reputation for killing livestock is deserved?
lupus vulgaris, a severe facial rash rarely seen now, was once thought to resemble a wolf's bite.
marsupial wolf, is the state's official mascot.
Naomi wolf called texas hold 'em the house with on quot law.
Written and directed by Australian Greg McLean, Wolf Creek chronicles the fortunes of three backpackers as they travel in the remote outback.
The child in this story helps the three little pigs get the better of the big bad wolf who is sent packing!
In a rare moment of compassion, Lone Wolf rescues a girl who has killed a pimp in self defense.
Brushes had very pliable hairs, usually made from deer, goat, wolf or hare.
Wolf Teeth: The first premolars that appear in front of the cheek teeth in around 15-25% of horses.
Michelle says she first went to the trust when she began writing her books, about a boy who befriends a wolf pup.
The Last Wolf by Michael Morpurgo Boy and wolf, befriended, escape the murderous English redcoats after the Jacobite Rebellion.
Animals present included red deer, roe deer, horse, boar, bear, wolf, elephant, rhinoceros, lion and hyena!
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scanner calibrated using Monaco EZ Color and Wolf Faust targets which helps with color accuracy.
Developing wolf ranch years because of year-old sergeant serves nothing less than.
snowshoeing, ice fishing, snowmobiling, heli-skiing, visits to the Wolf education center.
Occasional wolf spiders (Pardosa sp. and Hogna sp.
TEEN WOLF There was a short-lived TV spinoff series.
spitz breed they have a wolf or fox like expression.
Key Stage 1 content evaluation summary: ' ' What's the time Mr Wolf?
thesis title here: Link To The Wolf Trust Have your own web site?
The final unveiling of Bad Wolf was unexpected but slightly unclear.
This time I made ' wolf ' read the same upside down... ...only to find that ' moon ' had formed.
To support the fairly obvious assumption, the younger the woman, the more likely she is to receive wolf whistles.
Mr Blair has cried wolf a number of times in the past few years.
Like a howling wolf his shouts break out, through the forest.
Emas National Park in Brazil presents excellent wildlife viewing opportunities and remains a stronghold of the seldom seen maned wolf and giant anteater.
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wolf depredation have to say?
wolf cub, read by Griff Rhys Jones.